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Sat, 17 Mar 2018 16:55:00 GMT
Transparency International denounces “Venezuelan apartheid”
NGO Transparency Venezuela denounced through a follow-up that the Carnet de la Patria (homeland card), identity document devised by the government of Nicolás Maduro, is a tool of social control that seeks, among other purposes...

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 18:51:00 GMT
Venezuela: close to fraudulent elections
Venezuela's National Assembly, with opposition majority, denounced on Wednesday the “undue” use of electoral material, noting that official papers that belongs to the National Electoral Council (CNE) was found in gambling c...

Wed, 07 Mar 2018 09:40:00 GMT
Venezuela oil production 1.5 million bpd short of its historic output
Venezuela’s oil production is running 1.5 million barrels per day (bpd) short of its historic output but it is something that the country must address itself, Ecuador oil minister Carlos Perez said. Caracas should address the...

Sun, 04 Mar 2018 15:49:00 GMT
Sterile by obligation: “I cannot donate sperm because I am Venezuelan”
I was stunned when the occupational assistant, with a form in hand and looking to me over her glasses, told me “is that if you are Venezuelan you cannot participate in this program”. We were just her, a newly purchased stre...

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 10:35:00 GMT
Venezuela postpones presidential election a month; ex Chavista challenges Maduro
Venezuela's national election board announced the vote slated for April 22 had been pushed back to the second half of May, with a final date to be specified later, after a pact between Maduro’s government and some opposition ...

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Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:01:00 -0400
Amid Russiagate Hysteria, US Interferes in Elections in Venezuela & Latin America
Frustrated with foreign interference in the US elections? So are the people of Latin America, claims Timothy Gill.

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 10:56:00 -0400
Canada on Wrong Side of Venezuelan Conflict
What’s going on in Venezuela is a bitter class war, with millions of poor people committed to defending a revolution carried out in their name, and Canada taking the side of the wealthy, well-armed opposition, writes Linda McQuaig.

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 17:43:00 -0400
Panama Latest to Heed US Call to Reject Venezuelan Elections
Panama called Venezuela's May 20 elections "illegitimate", joining Washington and fourteen other conservative regional governments in refusing to recognize the outcome. 

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 14:43:00 -0400
Venezuela Rejects Petro Sanctions by Trump's 'Supremacist Regime'
Venezuela's Foreign Ministry issued a comprehensive rejection of Trump's recent round of sanctions, this time aimed at the new Petro crypto-currency.

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 09:40:00 -0400
US Envoy in Venezuela Tried to Dissuade Falcon from Presidential Bid
Sources close to the Venezuelan opposition say the U.S. Charge d'Affaires tried to convince Henri Falcon to drop his bid for the Venezuelan presidency. 

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